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Mar 22, 2014 7:00pm PDT
quote company. the fourth youngers was bobbie fischer. >> ten thousand runners will hit the streets of oakland tomorrow. at the oak lend running festival kicks off at 7:15. a. winners can participate in a 5k, half marathon, and reef lay race -- relay races. the festival is a party with djs and live bands around the routh. what's the weather going to be leak? leigh glaser has the answer: >> going to be terrific running weather tomorrow morning as we'll have a slight onshore wind component tomorrow morning so temperatures towards oakland in the 50s as you head out. warming up nicely by late in the
Mar 30, 2014 9:30am PDT
and oakland who hosted and all the others it's important. particularly pleased we have an criminal day with the port of oakland encombhuz the control tower a meeting that was facilitated by all participant it was tremendously successful generating opportunity and comradey amongst the port and a tour of the port crapes so many of us had our first walk above the catwalk from the port of san francisco we have several planter i want to thank them for joining us as i mentioned executive director ms. mirror and the awards she received and demonstrated as a leader in cappa as well as the head of san francisco that was the leadership that the port was recognized. we also had our cfo eileen and david and unfortunately or fortunately jim mellone who was one the leaders that organized the group was away on business in asia was missed. commissioner mike was really one of the initiateors of creating the group and lead the orientation ever the formation this effort and then also richard from the port of oakland who i've known for a number of years but i saw him in a different light he brought the gr
Mar 27, 2014 11:00pm PDT
website.kron4- dot-com. still to come. a new stadium at the port of oakland moves a step closer to becoming reality. also - a memorial continues to grow in fremont for a marine killed in a suspected drunk driving incident. and p-g and e backs off from its plan to remove lots of trees in the east bay. i want you to know stuff i want you to be kind. i want you to be smart. super smart. i want one thing in a doctor. to speak my language. i don't want you to look at the chart before you say hi...david. quiero que me hagas sentir segura. i want you to be awesome. that's the doctor i want. at kaiser permanente, we want you to choose the doctor that's right for you. find your perfect match at and thrive. a plan to remove hundreds of trees in concord is stirring up a lot of debate. p-g-&e has proposed getting rid of trees on both public and private property. for what's called the "pipeline pathways project"---- it's designed to make it easier to reach the underground pipes in the area. but concord's mayor is one of the people fighting the idea. "and uh according to the proposal f
Mar 5, 2014 7:00pm PST
.m. near high street and oakland. the man is not being very cooperative and he is injuries are not life-threatening. the car was in the parking lot and has a bullet hole in the windshield. >>> a west costa county school district teacher is under arrest tonight after suspicion of sexual abuse 32-year-old robert david ginter was taken into custody this morning. police say the charges are not connected to that school but to making waves charter school in richmond where he taught last year. he faces more than a dozen charges including lewd acts on a child under 14. >>> the former executive director of the peninsula symphony association is facing 18 years in prison. forty federal steven carlson is accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the symphony. the symphony was nearly shut down but was saved thanks to donations. two endowments that were once worth more than $400,000 combined were left with just hundreds of dollars. >>> ktvu coverage of the six current and former san francisco police officers facing federal corruption charges. one of the men charged is making his feeli
Mar 1, 2014 5:30pm PST
of terror. police shot several attackers killing at least five of them. >>> a gruesome discovery in oakland after a fire early this morning. i burned body, but the location is raising questions about whether it's tied to a deadly home invasion last month. the body was found after 5:00 a.m. this morning next line 134th avenue. that is a couple blocks from international boulevard. investigators said the body is so badly burned they're having difficulty identifying the victim. at this same house last month a woman was shot to death during home invasion. police will not link the two cases. >>> we don't have any information that leads us to believe that it is connected. so right now we are investigating this as a separate incident, unless we get information that they are connected. >> police say it appears the victim died from the fire and are treating as a homicide. >>> a man is clinging to life and the government is on the loose after shooting at up busy restaurant. a man wearing a dark cody walked into this restaurant and fired at patriot several times. there were other people at the restaur
Mar 18, 2014 5:00pm PDT
of oakland and to the criminals that they will be doing more of these types of operations to try and have an impact on the violent crime here on the east bay. reporting live in oakland, kpix5. >> this just into the newsroom. police have surroundedhis home in pacifica on san pedro avenue. a man has barricaded himself inside the home. it's a standoff that may have been sparked when the man's pit bull got loose and bit someone down at the beach. we'll keep you updated as this scene develops. >> a complicated and dangerous cliff rescue out of san jose today after a woman fell down a rocky mountainside. two helicopters helped in the rescue of the woman just before 10:00 this morning. authorities tell us she fell 40 feet off eagle rock, which is a lookout point. a specialized task force repelled down, stabilized her before a helicopter lifted her off of that mountain. she was then life flighted in a different helicopter to the hospital. authorities say she is about 30 years old and she is critically injured. >> it was bigger than a boom. it was really, like tragic. an army. >> a fiery scene in
Mar 23, 2014 7:00am PDT
're live at the fifth annual oakland running festival. we'll tell you about security changes this year and just how many people showed up to run the streets of oakland. >>> complete bay area news coverage starts right now. this is ktvu mornings on 2. >> and good morning everyone. you are taking a live look at the streets of downtown oakland. excitement brewing as the oakland running festival about to get underway. ktvu's katie utehs there on the ground. we'll have a live report in just a bit. good morning. welcome to mornings on 2. it is sunday march 23rd. i'm mike mibach. >> i'm allie rasmus in for claudine wong. let's get a quick look at the weather. >>> a good morning for a run. a live look over the oakland estuary where we're partly sunny skies this morning and the clouds back with us along the coast around the bay into the north bay as well as the south bay. let's take a look. i'll show you where, hugging the coastline you can see along the peninsula as we head into the north bay, santa rosa, napa reporting, low clouds stretches through petaluma and novato. livermore woke up mostl
Mar 23, 2014 11:00pm PDT
-- that's changed and so have their lives. tight security today at the oakland running festival. oakland police kept a close eye on the crowds. in the wake of last year's boston bombings. and officials did not allow bags or backpacks near the finish line. but everyone still seemed to have a good time. and as kron 4's mike pelton shows us. the festival is growing by the year. nat start and they're off - 26.2 miles no small task it's a fun course. a run through downtown oakland and up into the hills all i know ... stewart bull is a first-timer at the festival helping to turn out a record crowd.more than 9,700 runners. the oakland running festival offers everything from a kids race to a marathon. something for all ages there is no winner maybe don't say that to the older group - many who are trying to qualify for bigger marathons - others, though - running for charity. event organizers say in 5 festivals they've helped raise more than a million dollars for charity and given a platform for non- profits like running for a better oakland sot as family and friends cheered on loved ones - those
Mar 27, 2014 12:30am PDT
ever the formation this effort and then also richard from the port of oakland who i've known for a number of years but i saw him in a different light he brought the group together and arranged an critical day and chris who was not able to be there but certainly sent his wishes we've referenced this but the california port authority passed a resolution with respect to the california lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgenders group and to make sure we read the entire resolution so all the ports recreation center recognize and all our employees see how important this issue say we embrace all our employees in the diversity of our workforce so where the cappa is comprised of the seaports and dedicated to maintaining the vigorous work in colonel and the port authority has been promoting the interest of the ports and leading the way of the cutting-edge of the operation whereas the california port authorities having is directed by the seaports to service the citizen's advisory committee and are committed to diversity in their respective administration and whereas california ports inclu
Mar 5, 2014 11:00pm PST
has more about this teacher in trouble. oakland police are investigating a shooting tonight. that reportedly occurred on an east bay freeway. it happened around 3-pm. the victim says, he was shot along highway 580.near high street. after the shooting. the victim apparently drove to the area around highland hospital. and walked in the hospital. he was treated there for a wound on his elbow. police do not know the circumstances behind the shooting. and it is unclear whether the victim and shooter knew one another. no arrests have been made. police are investigating the connection between a burned body that was found outside an oakland apartment this past weekend. and the woman who was killed inside the apartment a month ago. 77- year- old susan fong was found dead inside her apartment, after an alleged home invasion. her nephew, richard fang, was home at the time. and claimed the intruders got away. police confirmed the charred body. found outside the apartment early saturday morning is richard fang's. they tell us, his death appears to be a suicide. "evidence was collected at
Mar 1, 2014 6:30pm PST
a quarter of an inch in oakland and a half inch in concorde. more than 2 inches in the santa cruz mountains and about 2 inches at big sur as well. what's going to happen next? not much. >>> take a look at this giant sinkhole that opened up in santa cruz. it was the waves generated by the recent storm that caused it. public works officials say they are familiar with this site it has opened several times. they tried plugging it with a huge rock. they estimate the fix will cost up to $100,000. >>> you have to see this video, it looks like a geyser, it is in front of the ocean. there's a whole that's opened underneath a house. it's not clear how it happened but presumably from crashing waves. the house is cordoned off until engineers can figure out what is going off on stomach there's a mess in southern california as well. the monumental cleanup job facing a number of homey owners. >> dennis anderson is in mop up mode. >> i'm going to pump out the water. >> that flow of water and debris streamed into his yard from his next-door neighbor's property. friday's downpour left his backyard deep in mu
Mar 13, 2014 12:00pm PDT
were on their way to investigate when the explosion happened. >>> new video out of oakland's brooklyn basin area. this ground breaking ceremony promises to launch the city's waterfront into a new era. it happened this morning. we have more on the $1.5 billion facelift. >> today it's a neglected strip of land along the oakland estuary south of the jack london square. this is what brooklyn basin will look like in a few years, including five high rice buildings, 3100 housing unit, a shopping center and parks. the development broke ground today. . >> now that the recession is over, it's time for this bulb to bloom. >> the project has been in the works for almost 13 years. since it's on the waterfront the developers needed many different agencies' approval. >> we spent many years trying to collect those and create something special on the water. >> these photos from 1949 show industrial area of oakland. to >> it takes time to plan and reuse and adapt and repurpose to a modern era. >> this is part of a new wave of construction. the city is poised for 7500 new housing units. this map shows
Mar 18, 2014 12:00pm PDT
are holding a protest in oakland. this is happening at a mcdonald's restaurant on 12th street in the fruitvale district and it all follows class action lawsuits in three states including california. kpix 5 reporter mark kelly is at the scene of the protest right now. mark? >> reporter: that's right michelle. the issue here for workers is they say mcdonald's has not been paying them specifically for overtime that they worked and now a class action lawsuit has been filed in three different states. all across the country. now this mcdonald's here in fruitvale has actually been friendly to these protestors this morning. allowing them inside to let their voice be heard. here's a little bit from the rally earlier. [ people chanting ] the workers charged mcdonald's with committing wage theft. forcing workers to work off the clock and not spay overtime. -- pay overtime. even accusing mcdonald's of erasing the overtime on their time sheets. now the class action lawsuits have been filed in three states. california, new york, and michigan. but plaintiffs say mcdonald's is just the start of this effort. t
Mar 25, 2014 12:00pm PDT
moments before the crash. >>> and oakland police searching for two men accused of robbing people at gunpoint in the city's montclair district. >>> the wet weather is finally back. this is a live look north towards pittsburg. you can see just how gray the conditions are out there. good afternoon. i'm tori campbell. rosemary oroscoe is tracking the rain and will let us know when it will arrive and how long it will last. >> wet weather arrived earlier over parts of the north bay, sliding over the peninsula and let's take a bit of a tour. we'll get in close and take a look at where this moderate rain is falling. the peninsula now getting wet here from san francisco across the airport at sfo, half moon bay, san mateo, redwood city, woodside, stretching into palo alto. this is beginning to shift into the south bay. that's where it will be heading next, into areas like san jose. that will be changing over the next hour or two. it will shift to the east where we have light to moderate rain falling over the east bay, alameda, morago, you can see it stretches into east into concord. if you
Mar 8, 2014 12:30am PST
's ahead for the party? the debate surrounding oakland surveillance center exposes heated concerns over privacy. plus, going with the flow. water recycling as the next frontier in the battle against detro drought. >> recycled water is going to be very important to silicon valley in the future. ♪ >>> good evening, and welcome to "kqed newsroom." i'm thuy vu. california democrats gather in los angeles this weekend for the state's party's convention. while it's not quite as glamorous as last weekend's academy awards, there is a lot riding on this election year. scott shafer leads our analysis of what the party faces as it gears up for november. >> in many ways, it's the best of times for california democrats. the party holds both u.s. senate seats and every statewide office from governor on down, while the republican party struggles to rebrand itself. still, there's plenty for democrats to worry about, starting with political scandals that have cost them their two-thirds majority in the state senate. joining me to discuss what challenges may be ahead are democratic strategist chris lehan
Mar 20, 2014 5:00pm PDT
. it's part of the oakland police department aggressive effort to atrack new recruits. you can see why oakland needs more officers. laura anthony joins us in oakland. >> behind me is a sign of the times here for oakland police department. this giant banner on the side of the building is steering recruits to twitter, they're turning to social media to drum up recruits >> the latest post is that application is open for police officer trainee. >> and today, the administrator of the recruiting office just launched a new twitter account called at opd jobs. powerful. a wide range of community members is our goal. to reach out to as many people as we can. >> to steer people to the account facing the busy freeway. a corridor sees 150,000 cars per day. >> we're increasing our staffing and growing our force. we're increasing officers that are out in the community making a difference every day. >> before layoffs opd had 800 sworn officers. >> we are starting our next academy. so just finishing up for that. we are hopeful to get additional funds. and in constant recruiting mode. >> in oakland abc7
Mar 1, 2014 7:00am PST
>>> right now oakland fire and police are on the scene of a building fire. the latest in the newsroom and what we're hearing about a possible victim. >> i woke up and thought it was an earthquake at first, obviously not. >> a car comes barrelling down the road into their house. >> rain is still falling and some place it's falling hard. a look at the problems we're still dealing with and how long it's all going to last. mornings on 2 starts right now. >>> good morning, everyone, welcome to mornings on 2, it is saturday march first, i'm mike me beck. >> i'm claudine wong. the rain is coming down in the bay area. let's check in with rosemary. >>> it finally begins to taper off. look at where it's really coming down in the mountains. shades of yellow orange and red out there. some of the rates are a half- inch per hour to an inch and three quarters. this hammering parts of the santa cruz area and scott's valley is getting good rain. it moves south to had the monterrey area. san jose is seeing scattered showers. we're getting a break, we're mostly cloudy and breezy out ther
Mar 21, 2014 11:00am PDT
is underway this morning for the four oakland police officers shot and kill by a wanted paroleee five years ago today. thanks for joining us. >>> long enforcement from around the bay area and beyond are gathered for an emotional tribute. they are honoring four fallen colleagues, all taken by one man on the deadly of the day in the department's history. katie marzullo is at the cathedral of christ the light in oakland. >>> traditional catholic mass marks the occasion underway right now inside the church. we were inside as uniformed forces stood at attention for the mass. >> our matters are heavy as we commemorate the 5 the anniversary of the tragic slaying of our four oakland police officers. >>> it was give years ago that the police department lost the four officers. officers from multiple agencies are here today to commemorate this day. oakland's interim chief says officers risked their lives each day and today's memorial is a chance for people to pay their respects to those who made the ultimate sacrifice. it is important to realize that those who may have lost their lives are never forgo
Mar 13, 2014 11:00am PDT
not been inside the treasure yet. >>> happening now, hundreds of parents of world academy in oakland are meeting about a sexual assault on campus. the the police can't tweeted this picture, working together with oakland police department. they have received two reports of a man inappropriately touching children. one was early this month at the world academy and another in john at an elementary school. if you have information of this suspect, call police. >> in san francisco, a five-house police stand off between the s.w.a.t. team and a shooting suspect is finally over in the out are mission. the accused gunman is under arrest on suspicion of attempted murder. a loss taking negotiators was brought into get him to surrender, and was holed up in an r.v. for the morning forcing the police to shut down the boulevard and wanted in connection with an early morning shooting. the victim was shot in the leg and will survive. the suspect give up just before 8:30 this morning. >> also, if san francisco, police are investigating an overnight shooting in the bay environmental district happening be
Mar 21, 2014 11:00pm PDT
jose. in oakland with the population of about 400,000, they have a little more than 600 police officers, although oakland is now hiring, and with police academy individuals graduating, they are hoping to get it to 800. >>> we're looking at the beautiful city hall this friday evening, and we will see clouds and fog overnight into the bay area. right now in san francisco, 53, and the same in oakland. san hope say, 54 degrees. livermore, 51. santa rosa, you have dropped down to the mid-40s. the highs, a lot of 60s and a few low 70s, including san jose. we'll continuing the warming trend tomorrow through sunday before we see changes come this way. we're finally going to see rain. more details coming up later. >>> still to come tonight, how you can avoid falling prey to the business self irs phone scam in history. >>> several individuals are upset with the ellis act, why some protested outside the offices of private attorneys today. >>> another person gets arrested at sfo, but this person has a ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ told ya you could do it. (dad vo) i want her to be safe. so, i taught her what i c
Mar 3, 2014 6:00pm PST
, oakland. everybody getting wet. clayton and danville. livermore as well. dublin. rain showers showing up. back it out you can see that the temperatures are on am mild side. a warm storm. the afternoon commute is getting hit. this isn't a major storm but -- major storm but it will bring uta quarter inch of rain. -- bring us a quarter inch of rain. beyond that there is another storm system that will come in. we will see you back here. >>> 2 investigates tonight the long list of potential problems involving the eastern span of the bay bridge before the state takes ownership it wants to make sure nothing on the list will cause problems in the future and we are getting a look at what still needs to be done. ktvu's tom vacar joins us now, live in the news room where he  is pouring through the paper work. >> reporter: it is plenty of paper work. thousands of items. >> reporter: the bridge that was open labor day meets all requirements but it is not done. punch lists is 8 different lists, 147 pages, details thousands of things still needing work. there are a multitude of modifications, correcti
Mar 15, 2014 6:00pm PDT
that she knows what is happening. she is the 13-year-old oakland girl doe cleared brain dead after undergoing surgery at children's hospital in oakland. -- declared brain dead. she was moved to a care facility two months ago. her uncle says she is still unconscious and on a ventilator and breathing tube. she tosses and turns and knows that her family is present. earlier this week, state investigators said the hospital did what was medically necessary in her case and come bloodshed with care standards. >>> the oakland mayor and police chief reached out. they listened to concerns from residents. the chief said these community meetings are critical to building strong neighborhoods. he said where neighbors know neighbors, there is a reduction in crime. >> crime is going down. we are seeing good drop this is year in shootings and also drops in robberies and burglaries. so things look like they're working. it is a little early to tell you about we are encouraged by the results we are seeing. >> the year-end statistics for oakland released last september indicate that murders dropped 29%
Mar 6, 2014 5:00pm PST
.com. it is featured at the top of the page. >>> the 16-year-old oakland boy accused of setting fire to another teen on an ac transit bus is headed to trial. richard thomas waved his right to a -- waived his right to a preliminary hearing today. he is charged as an adult with aggravated mayhem. thomas also faces assault and hate crime clauses. back in november, thomas allegedly used a lighter to set 18-year-old luke fleischman's skirt on fire as he sat on a bus. >>> a 7th grade teacher was arrested on multiple child sex charges. ronald guinto was hired at mira vista school while he was under investigation for molesting students at making waves academy in richmond. police now say the potential number of victims in this case is six. all of them are boys ranging in ages from 11 to 13. don knapp on the investigation and how guinto was able to first get hired in the first place. >>> reporter: that's right, elizabeth. the rest of guinto suggests serious problems in the way school districts can protect kids. the suspected child molester was already under investigation at making waves academy at the time th
Mar 21, 2014 12:00pm PDT
, and this is not far from where a grass fire broke out yesterday. news chopper 2 is on the way. >>> the city of oakland now paying the price for occupy protests that took place more than two years ago. why they're being forced to pay an iraq war veteran millions of dollars. >> plus being smart about sharing content online, the program underway to teach kids how to protect themselves from internet predators. >> ktvu channel 2 news starts right now with breaking news. >>> breaking news now in pittsburgh where another brush fire is burning. we want to show you a live picture at the moment, a little hazy but you can see quite a bit of smoke there in the center of the screen kind of close to the ground. it looks like rather thick gray smoke. a contra costa fire spokesman says some bushes caught fire on hawthorn street near harbor street, and that's about a mile and a half from the site of yesterday's grass fire, which burned about four hours before crews could get it out. now investigators suspect yesterday's fire was caused by people either by accident or deliberately. that fire near the pittsburgh power g
Mar 18, 2014 6:00pm PDT
it a significant victory. glenn. >> this is all part of the latest push here in oakland to make an impact on violent crime. this investigation has been going on for months involving the oakland police department and the fbi, but today, agents and officers were able to serve a search warrant on a home here on 90th avenue. a resident has had a significant role in a series of recent crimes involving guns and drugs. officers arrested eight adult males and seized ammunition for semi-automatic weapons. they took a small amount of narcotics and three pounds of marijuana off the streets. in addition to large amount of cash was seized. now for a little bit of a time, less than an hour, the nearby high school is placed on lockdown during the operation for the safety of the students. >> when i got off campus, they are like code yellow, lockdown. approximately ten oakland police officers rushing down 84th and mcarthur here to 90th. >> it's always route for me because i don't know what's happening outside and my community isn't very safe. and well, i'm just scared because i don't want anything to happ
Mar 5, 2014 6:00pm PST
to accept or decline this suit. >> live in san francisco. ktvu. >> oakland police say a man found burned to death in oakland over the weekend committed suicide. the body of richard fen was found. the police determined he set himself on fire. >> we're treating it as a suicide. we have not indicated it's a homicide. it appears to be a suicide. >> tseng -- feng was the nephew of fong who was killed. >>> 67-year-old larry bringing was found guilty. he will serve six months of probation. he said he was sorry for what he had done. he retired in 2010 after 22 years of service. >>> the former executive director of the peninsula symphony association is facing prison. steven carlson is accused of stealing hundreds of thousands from the symphony. it was almost forced to shut down. two endowments worth $400,000 combined were left with $700 in them. >>> happening now, richmond city leaders are meeting with the public housing residents who live with moldy walls and bug bites. is a story out lining deplorable conditions at the public housing. >> this meeting is an opportunity for residents to take the
Mar 2, 2014 7:30am PST
for the country. >>> well, authorities in oakland want to know who set a man on fire at an apartment complex killing him. the fire was set early yesterday in a walkway on the side of the building on 34th avenue, the same home where an elderly woman was killed in a home invasion three weeks ago. neighbors heard a man scream, looked out and saw his body covered in flames. >>> all of highway 24 is back open this morning. caltrans crews worked through the night to remove an 80-foot sign that stretched over the freeway. it has been replaced with new 2 the call day cut tunnel -- -- cool day cut tunnel was closed overnight. >>> the race is on. he has to be managing a drought emergency and trying to keep the state's budget on track and going to be seeking another run as governor of california. >> he filed papers in oakland last week making it official. he sat down with scott pelley to talk about how far he has come and what he is planning to tackle next. >> why do you want another four years? what do you want to accomplish? >> i like this kind of work. i have been doing it for quite a bit of time. i
Mar 19, 2014 4:30am PDT
coming up. >>> some oakland neighborhood groups say there's been a sharp drop in crime since they hired private security guards but as kpix 5's christin ayers reports, not everyone is sold on the idea. >>> reporter: it happened after hours on a block in oakland where private security has been patrolling for months. the homeowner did not want to show her face on tv but said thieves rammed a stolen car into had your home ripping her garage open. >> when you have a crime happen to your house, it makes it personal. >> reporter: she is advocating for more patrols. neighborhood watch groups have been crunching the numbers and they say patrols are working, that burglaries and robberies have dropped 45% in lower rockridge in the last three months. the oakmore neighborhood claims an 85% drop in crime. [ indiscernible ] >> reporter: a patrolman for security patrol 3 shot a man after a home invasion last month. >> property crimes are down because we are here. >> reporter: but not so fast. oakland police told me it's still too early to tell whether patrols like these are making a difference. crime
Mar 21, 2014 8:00pm PDT
at an occupied oakland process more than two years ago and many see being carried out on a stretcher has just settled a newt of natural law suit against the city of oakland for $4.5 million the war but written suffered a dramatic bit grand jury after being hit by beanbag projectiles shot by police that project out fractured his skull. >> : injury left unable to return to as high said job. >> : we caught up with the plight of today that the gnomon money will make up for what happened to the it says that the cost of the taxpayers could of been a lot higher. it had gone to court. >> : she considers this a fair settlement. the injury will affect in the rest of his life >> : to been coughing and sneezing with running nose and overall credit feeling of rundown hit it is in the fluid to allergies. >> : r g sufferers may be feeling worse now compared to other allergy seasons >> : the blooms of spring are beautiful but they also triggered some ugly symptoms. the warm dry winter causes many trees and flowers to bloom much early the restore prayer >> : to the larger season mutt people might start in apr
Mar 1, 2014 6:00pm PST
crash. . >>> connected crimes? the burned body of a man found at an oakland apartment complex is the same complex where a woman was found dead just three weeks ago. now, police are looking into the possibility the two are connected. good evening. i'm ken wayne. >> and i'm heather holmes. oakland firefighters found the badly burned man's body in the fruitvale neighborhood at the same apartment building where a 77-year-old woman was found dead there early last month. ktvu's katie utehs is live at police headquarters with more on the possible connection between the two cases. >> reporter: heather, neighbors tell me in the fruitvale area, they see and hear plenty, but often stay quiet to protect their families. several people told me today off camera they believe the cases are connected and it's a theory police are investigating. >> we feel it is not random. >> reporter: a gruesome early morning discovery has unnerved people living along oakland's 34th avenue near foot hill boulevard. >> that's what the danger s you don't know where you stand. >> reporter: around 4:15, firefighter
Mar 1, 2014 10:00pm PST
thousands of customers including the oakland airport. the elements went out around 8:40 this morning from an area stretching east to the oakland hills the pge says at its peak the outage affected almost 68,000 customers. the utility says power was rerouted by 10:30 this morning and there is still no word on what caused that outage. >>> the highway patrol says a driver of a truck fell asleep this afternoon in sonoma county, hit a power line that cut off power to customers. the accident happened this afternoon near madrone road. the roadway was closed for about two hours. >>> oakland police tonight are investigating a possible connection between two crimes. after a badly burned body was found today in an apartment complex. this is the same complex in the fruitvale neighborhood with a 77-year-old woman was found dead earlier last month. ktvu's katie utehs talked to neighbors rattled by the two cases. >> we field it's not random rockingham a gruesome early morning discovery has unnerved people who live along oakland's 34th near foothill boulevard. >> that is what the danger is, you don't kn
Mar 21, 2014 5:00pm PDT
brain back i'm not happy. but it's enough. >> in a written statement the oakland mayor says we regret mr. olsen suffered the injuries and hardships and i want oakland to know because that have evening's events we took determined, constructive steps to change procedures. >> and there is one more notable payout for oakland this, week the city council agrieed to a $3 million settlement with a cyclist after crashing in the oakland hills in she sued arguing pot holes made the ride dangerous. the settlement has to be finalized. experts say it could be the biggest payout of its kind. >> four oakland police officers shot and killed by a wanted par yoely five years ago were honored in a memorial service this morning. >> today we commemorate the 5th anniversary of the tragic slaying of our four police officers >> law enforcement officers from agencies across the bay area came to remember their fallen colleagues >> it's important to realize that people lost their lives in the line of duty are never forgotten. it's important to remember them. >> the officers were shot and killed by a 26-year-old lav
Mar 13, 2014 4:30am PDT
. >>> new details in the medical battle over the girl declared brain dead by children's hospital in oakland. no fault was found in the way the hospital handled the case. the hospital complied with medical regulations. doctors declared her dead or brain dead after surgery to treat sleep apnea. the family fought to keep her on a tube. after a court fight they moved her in january. >>> a man involved in a shooting confrontation with san francisco police says the wounded officer was shot by his own partner not the client. jeffrey ruano was charged with two felonies including assault for ramming two officers with the car. he was not charged in the shooting because police never found a gun. san francisco chronicle reports that ruano was on felony probation for drug dealing and led police on a chase through the peninsula and arrested in san jose the he did not enter a plea at the hearing. >> it is 4:37 and calmer out there this morning. mike? >> we saw record highs year, and felt them, if you could feel them through the breezes, oakland at 78 degrees is a new record high and the old one from 2007,
Mar 18, 2014 7:00pm PDT
raid. good evening. new information now in a played east oakland as police tells us more arrest may be coming. eight men detained in the bus at 90th avenue. oakland officers everyone is and search warrant st before 2:00 p.m. police haven't released details about specific items taken but say it's all part of a larger effort targeting guns and drugs. >> this operation also a step in an on going to effort to address criminal enterprises and groups of individuals who are engaged in illegal activity and particularly weapons activity and the city of oakland. >> oakland police also say they placed a school in the area on lockdown as a precaution. police in san jose are investigating that city's ninth homicide of the year. it happened about 9:40 last night. sources say there was a substantial marijuana grow inside the house. but police won't confirm that. at this hour police have not released the name of the victim. only he's believed to have been between 20 and 35 years old. >>> and police plan to send dear john letters to the honers of cars seen in high prostitution areas. they also plan
Mar 31, 2014 12:00pm PDT
. that will be pushing on shore within the next 20 minutes. look at oakland there. that's the scene of all the activity later tonight. it's opening night for major league baseball. a's playing host to the cleveland indians. if you have a ticket, lucky you, you're going to the baseball game. but plan on scattered showers. we will continue to monitor the a's baseball forecast and we'll track the storm together. coming up later in the broadcast. >>> down to the final hours to sign up for the federal health care program much like the website start, a technical glitch is stopping people from creating new accounts. technicians are working to fix the problem. here's a look at the 17 hour enrollathon this is in sacramento. it runs until the midnight deadline. signing up through cover california. anyone who starts enrolling today is given until april 15th to finish up. >>> locally, there are two enrollment fairs to help folks get into the program in oakland it will be at the asian cultural center on ninth street from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. today. and in richmond it will be in the bay area rescue mission between 2:0
Mar 18, 2014 11:00pm PDT
% drop in crime. >> reporter: it happened after hours on a block in oakland where private security has been patrolling for months. the homeowner did not want to show her face on television, but told us thieves ran a stolen car into her home ripping her garage door wide open. >> when you have a crime happen to your house, it makes it person. >> reporter: she is advocates for more patrolling. neighborhood watch groups have been crunches the numbers and they say the patrols are working. that burglaries and robberies have dropped 43%. >> that is alexander smith, a patrolman for security code three. he drives the route where another guard actually shot a man after a home invasion last month. >> property crimes are down. because we are here. >> reporter: but not so fast. oakland police told me it is still too early to tell whether patrols like these are making a difference. crime may just spilling over to other areas. >> when you fortify your house so they go next door. >> reporter: luke peace leaves in the oakland hills and is not sold on private patrols even though thieves ransacked his ho
Mar 14, 2014 12:00pm PDT
severed. the baby is currently at oakland children's hospital in stable condition. investigators say cooper bit his child's nose off because he was mad at the baby's crying. >>> arraignment was delayed for a man accused of trying to run down two san francisco police officers over the weekend. 50-year-old jeffrey ruano is charged with assault on a police officer. he was arrested in san jose following a chase down the peninsula. police say they opened fire on ruano when they tried to run him down during a car stop. one of the officers was wounded in the arm but it's not clear if ruano or the officer's partner shot him. ruano's attorney said the prosecution has not provided him with enough information during the discovery rules. >> he's being made the fall guy for the officer shooting the other officer and he detracting the situation to that. i think the evidence will clearly show he didn't assault anyone, he didn't shoot anyone. >> ruano is scheduled to return to court on tuesday for his arraignment. >>> a series of violent crimes has now led to an indictment of more than a dozen suspe
Mar 14, 2014 6:00pm PDT
construction in oakland but news of the merger are albertsons has many people asking what is going to happen to the new store. ktvu's tom vacar looks at the unanswered questions. >> reporter: safeway is building a new store here on college avenue. he says merger or not it would be what the community specified. >> this project is so far under way that you would have to be crazy to do anything other than let it go to completion. >> they have contracts. they are already underway. it would be too costly to stop at a point. >> what about another planned replacement? >> it got all of city approvals. >> reporter: but doesn't have building permits. >> depends on where they are in terms of the state of the contracts. they will reevaluate it. see if that you want to develop it to the extent they were planning. >> reporter: safeway said we are continuing with our plans. we have not suspended remodel or expansion products. >> they are examining every project. >> the buy out is not a done deal for another two weeks. >> this is a legal maneuver they do to prevent lawsuit by saying we took the first deal
Mar 21, 2014 4:30am PDT
couldn't find much yesterday. even oakland has more of a westerly as well. low clouds are definitely moving over the bay. so temperatures inland they will cool down. by the coast they will be in the 50s and 60s. afternoon temps now again far enough inland you might find some mid 70s. for us most it will be 50s and 60s and low 70s. here is sal. >>> steve, good morning. on this friday we have a nice looking start to the morning commute as you go to interstate 880. and you can see traffic is looking good. the drive times are pretty light. well the drive time from oakland to the oakland airport exit is about five minutes. bay bridge toll plaza we have a drive time of less than ten across from oakland to san francisco with no major problems. and if you are driving on the roads on 580 coming in autoof the altamont pass it's off to a good start. at 4:30 let's go back to the desk. >>> topping our news a bomb was gunned down just blocked from an elementary school. ktvu channel 2 reporter alex savidge sat the richmond police headquarters where investigators do not have a lot to go on. alex. >>
Mar 18, 2014 5:00am PDT
plenty of sunshine and that will warm us up into the 70s again. 72 in san jose. 71 in oakland about 68 degrees in san francisco. and 64 in pacifica. let's check on those roads now with elizabeth. >>> thank you lawrence. and we have this one accident still as you come into the dublin interchange. westbound 580 on the connector to northbound 680. a lane is blocked because of that accident. right now the main lines of the freeway on westbound 580 though still look good from the altamonte. in fact look at that drive time. 15 minutes still clear and beginning to see the delays coming over tracy though. just a heads-up and reminder the commute is definitely underway. at 5:00 this morning as you can see everything is good right now into and out of san francisco on 101 and 280. well, we'll have another report coming up. in the meantime back to you guys. >>> out of the south bay at this hour, gruesome discovery at the scene of a reported fire. kpix 5's reporter kiet do and live on the scene at san jose with the very latest now on that investigation. kiet? >> reporter: good morning frank. we've
Mar 12, 2014 6:00am PDT
. not for all but most. 26 coming right into oakland. it will be a warm day there. fairfield north at 23. very windy up toward brentwood. 33 sfo. so not bad for some but really windy for others. it will be clear and sunny and temperatures will be warming up. windy and warm today. lots of 70s. clear skies. temperatures low 80s for a few. 70nd and upper 60 -- 70s and upper 60s for many. >>> drive times are beginning to increase all over the bay area. as we get toward the beginning of the peak if you will. 5:00 is usually pretty good. but here on 880 you can see more traffic. and i'm showing you the picture because the winds are very gusty. our camera is mounted on top of a tall building here. and you can see what it is doing to the camera. might even do that to your car. let's talk about some of these commutes here or some of these drive times i should say. grant line road to 680, 40 minute drive time already. 580 from high street to 980. and 680 from 242 to 24 looks good. let's talk about the bay bridge toll plaza it is filled in now. the metering lights are there. this is a 25 minute drive tim
Mar 21, 2014 6:00am PDT
today. low clouds are in place. cooler coast and bay. today is warmer inland. oakland will go 65 today. just a pretty good overcast there right now. it will be more of a westerly breeze as well. low clouds in place. and that means cooler pattern. so 30s and 40s and 50s. pretty big spread on some of the lows. novato at 39 degrees. 50 in san francisco. delta breeze not rip roaring yet but it's much stronger than it was yesterday that is for sure. and low clouds are up there making a pretty good little push inland and covering most of the coast. so we call it fog, sun. it will be cooler. a little breezy for some inland. probably down about 5-10 degrees overall for a few which means upper 60s and low 70s. 50s and 60s closer to the water. here is sal. >>> steve, happy friday. here we are. and traffic is getting a little busier now that we are getting into the 6:00 hour. i do want to mention the traffic at the toll plaza has become a little bit more crowded. the drive time is up a little bit. it's about 20 minutes including a 10-15 minute wait at the toll plaza. about 20 coming into san fran
Mar 21, 2014 11:00pm PDT
't been able to work since his injury. >>> his attorney also released an audio tape of oakland police radio transmissions from that night. >> okay, they have been warned. deploy gas, into the crowd. >> that is the order to use tear gas on the crowds downtown oakland officers were first told to put masks on and be aware wind was from the east then the protestors were given several warnings to dispurse or the tear gas would be fired. listen to excerpts on our website look under hot topics. >>> if you have driven the streets of san francisco recently you have probably noticed a lot of lane closures. those lane closures are likely to increase as more construction projects get under way. >> reporter: for some drivers it is another day of grit your teeth grid lock. due in part to a big construction boom. >> makes it bad for traffic, it is a bottleneck especially downtown. >> reporter: some drivers blame lane closures that give construction crews much neededmanoeuvring space. >> gets more crowded than usual. >> reporter: it is a bit much. >> cranes and congestion in san franciscos s
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